The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 73 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.02% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 689 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.87% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 636 583 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Sheffield region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 6 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (50.00%) COBOL
3 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Summit
1 3 (25.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (25.00%) Temenos T24
1 3 (25.00%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (25.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (50.00%) COBOL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
1 3 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Avaloq
3 3 (25.00%) Fiserv